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La Carboneria

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Great place to watch Flamenco dancing for free

We went to this bar on a sunset bike tour and recommended by our guide as a great place to watch... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wong46
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England, United Kingdom
Gets busy but it’s a free show!

You have to go early to get a good seat because it’s free and does fill up. Nobody pushes you to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rikeshc
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London, United Kingdom
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Calle Cespedes 21 A, 41004 Seville, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our walking tour guide recommended this place as an option to see some free flamenco and it did not disappoint. Just away from the busy part of the old town it was refreshingly full of a mixed crowd including lots of locals, tourists, families etc....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this bar on a sunset bike tour and recommended by our guide as a great place to watch Flamenco dancing and it's free. So we returned on the way back from dinner - it's hidden away in narrow alleys. Great atmosphere in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank wong46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You have to go early to get a good seat because it’s free and does fill up. Nobody pushes you to buy anything, and the prices are very reasonable, but as courtesy you should spend some money here if you’re watching the show which is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank rikeshc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is nicely nestled in the narrow alleys of the sleepy town of Seville. We landed at this place after a walking tour tracing the evolution of Flamenco dance in Seville with "Heart of Sevilla" tours. The place is popular for live Flamenco singing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vora H
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

I mean I don't know what I expected. Free flamenco always sounds appealing. Do not be swayed dear friends. The dancing is good. When they are indeed dancing. However the long intervals between both music and dance make the experience somewhat lackluster. To conclude with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

I personally liked the place and the free Flamenco performance very much. As mentioned in the title it's better to go the place at about 20:00 in order to find a seat which has a good view to the stage. Also expect a queue of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2018

This is a brilliant place to go. Full of locals. There are 30-minute long flamenco shows every night. The first one starts at 9 pm. It is so busy so get there early if you want to get a seat. Definitely worth a visit as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Lindsey C
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

The quality of the artists has really shrunk to a very low quality, we were very disappointed yesterday (maybe because it's off season?)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sarah S
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

This is very authentic and the real deal..no flash just pure authenticity..I arrived just as the last show was ending and managed to catch some of the dancing, it was great. But for me, the best was to come, up a few steps into another...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Helgsy V
Reviewed November 13, 2018

It's a place to see live flamenco and we were surprised that there was no sale push for us to buy drinks. People just chill out and enjoy the vibe. Of course, you should get some drinks to help support them and the drinks are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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chiefpriest100
February 14, 2018|
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Response from lisa16127 | Reviewed this property |
Only cheap wine and bier, when I went, 10 pm, Not even tapas
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dieselbloke
October 2, 2017|
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To be quite honest, I really don´t know where you can buy a "Carboneria poster". Neverteless, if you "google" for "Carboneria poster", you´ll find seral results that may interest you. The best, from a quick analysis, seems... More
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ProfessorOhKay
May 2, 2017|
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Response from Nicola P | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry for the late response. As far I know there is show every night. Once is a bar you always can pop in/call and double check...
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j3dnight
Baltimore, Maryland
flamenco here? (6 Replies)
would you recommend it ? La Carboneria? looks fun ! tripadvisor.com/…REVIEWS
December 05, 2012|
Response frommyscreen123|
Yes, it is a fun place, nice to have a beer and hang out. Good mixture of locals and foreigners. However if you want to go to a flamenco show I would go to Casa de la memoria, very clOse to la carboneria. Close by in plaza Santa maria la Blanca you have a nice fried fish freiduria and my fav Japanese restaurant Kaede
MotherDaughter1
San Francisco
help with Seville Itinerary (2 Replies)
I have never been to Seville and Granada and I am reading so many wonderful things to see. Not knowing the physical layout of the cities, I don't know the best way to organize our itinerary so that we are seeing things in a sensible way from a logistics standpoint. We've got three nights two full days in each city. Any suggestions on what is the best way to set up our itinerary? Many thanks---we don't intend to visit all of these sites, but this is our starting point to determine what we will...More
January 17, 2010|
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Read Best Sights of Seville in TA.
Travelphien
New York City, New York
La Carboneria during Semana Santa? (0 Replies)
Will La Carboneria & other bars be open during Semana Santa? I wonder what happens to the Sevilla nightlife with all the processions going on during Wednesday and Thursday nights?
March 14, 2011|